Varun Badola Biography – Age, Height, Facts, & Family

Varun Badola is a talented Indian artist in the television industry. He is the son of Veteran actor and theatre personality Vishwa Mohan Badola and the brother of Alka Kaushal (actor) and Kalindi Badola (radio RJ). 

He started his career as a costume designer and assistant director. Later he appeared in many serials, reality shows, and movies.

He rose to fame in the role of Koshish-Ek Aashaa. Some of his popular shows are Banegi Apni Baat, Koshish – Ek Asha, Aroona Irani’s Des Mein Nikla Hoga Chand, and Astitva… Ek Prem Kahani.

Social Media Accounts

  • Instagram: @ badolavarun
  • Twitter: @varunbadola7


ProfessionActor and dialogue writer
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseRajeshwari Sachdev (m. 2004)
ChildrenDevagya Badola
Twitter2402 Followers

Physical Appearance

Weight146 lbs
Height      5’10”
Body Measurements40-32-12
Eye Color  Black
Hair ColorBlack

Varun Badola Career

Dilip made his acting debut in Banegi Apni Baat (1994) as Ayushman. Then, he appeared in Rajdhani (2000) as Sunny, Koshish- Ek Aashaa (2000), Neeraj Khanna, and more.

He rose to fame from the role of a mentally disabled person on the television show Koshish-Ek Aashaa produced by Balaji Telefilms. Moreover, he has also directed and written the script for the show Aek Chabhi Hai Padoss Mein.

Further, some of the names of the shows are given below:

2018Apharan (web series)Laxman Saxena
2018–19Internet Wala LoveShubhankar Verma
2019FixerrDigvijay Dalmia
2019Mere Dad Ki DulhanAmbar Sharma
2020Your HonorKaashi Samthar

Varun Badola Movies

He made his film debut in his acting career through the role of Javed of Haasil in 2003. Then, he was featured in Charas (2004) as Manthan, Main, Meri Patni Aur Who (2005) as Saleem, and more.

Additional few roles of movies are described in the table:

2015Solid PatelsHetal’s father
20167 Hours To Go
Ramesh Dhadke
Kapil Dev
2019Fraud SaiyaanBadri
2021Rashmi RocketDilip Chopra

Reality shows

Dilip also appeared in reality, shows like Chalti Ka Naam Antakshari (2002), Nach Baliye 1(2005), Nach Baliye 2 (2006), Jodi Kamal Ki (2006), and more.

Some of the other shows names are given below:

2008Kaho Na Yaar Hai
Yeh Hai Jalwa
Ustaadon Ka Ustaad
2009Laughter Ke Phatke
Comedy Ka King Kaun
2013BIG Fame StarMentor
2016Box Cricket LeagueCaptain of Pune Anmol ratan team

Personal Life

Date of birth  January 7, 1974 
Age  49 years
Birth Place  New Delhi, India
Nationality  Indian
Religion  Hinduism
SchoolSardar Patel Vidyalaya in New Delhi
Bharti Vidya Bhavan in Delhi
College/UniversityPannalal Girdharlal Dayanand Anglo Vedic College, Delhi
Last QualificationGraduation
Interest & Hobbies  Playing Cricket, Singing, Writing, and Reading Books

Varun Badola Family

ParentsSushela Badola and Vishwa Mohan Badola
SisterAlka Kaushal and Kalindi Badola

Favorite Things

ActorNaseeruddin Shah
Film  Mughal-E-Azam and Sholay
SingerR.D.Burman and Kishore Kumar
SportsCricket, Hockey, and Football
CricketerMaherndra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli

Net Worth

Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)$5 Million
Income Source Acting, Modeling, and Brand Endorsements.
Bike & Car Collection

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Varun Badola Wife

On November 24, 2004, he tied to Rajeshwari Sachdev, a dancer, singer, and actress. They met on the show Antakshari and were engaged the following year.

On May 10, 2010, they welcomed their son Devagya Badola at the Benzer Hospital, Lokhandwala. Varun also owned a farmhouse in his native Uttarkhand at Bhabher in Kotdwar.

Unknown Facts about Varun

  • Badola began his creative career as a costume coordinator with eight years of experience writing and directing. 
  • He also assisted Tigmanshu Dhulia in Haasil and Charas, apart from acting in the two films.
  • He is a dog lover and has a dog named Sargent.
  • Varun and his wife Rajeshwari worked together on a play for the first time in a production called Shabd Leela was based on Dr. Dharamveer Bharati’s powerful love letters to his wife.
  • He is known as an extremely hard-working actor and has been called television’s Aamir Khan for his dedication and Dev Anand for his intense on-screen romance.

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